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2017

Evans, Harvey and Rowlands win opening races of Calder Stewart Cycling series in Cheviot

Brad Evans, Mikayla Harvey and Dave Rowlands won the opening races of year’s Calder Stewart Cycling Series, the Kings Electrical Classic, in Cheviot in North Canterbury today.

Record numbers and former World Champ features of Calder Stewart Cycling series opener to support Cheviot

Record numbers and the return to racing of a former world champion are features of the opening round of year’s Calder Stewart Cycling Series, the Kings Electrical Classic, as it kicks off on Sunday in Cheviot in North Canterbury.

Dates are now available

Round 1: FEB 26: Canterbury Round 2: APRIL 1: Dunedin etc

Girdlestone takes next step in cycling resurrection journey as Calder Stewart Cycling series hits Dunedin

Christchurch cyclist Keagan Girdlestone will be on the start line in his first elite race since nearly dying after a horrific crash while racing in Italy last year when the second round of the Calder Stewart Cycling Series, the Armstrong Prestige Dunedin Classic, hits the southern city on Saturday.

McIIroy wins first elite cycling race while Odlin also claims victory in second round of the Calder Stewart Cycling Series

Kate McIIroy won her first race as an elite cyclist while Paul Odlin crossed the line first in the elite’s men’s race of the second round of the Calder Stewart Cycling Series, the Armstrong Prestige Dunedin Classic, held in Outram, today.

Kiwi triathlete Andrea Hewitt adds exciting dynamic to third round of Calder Stewart Cycling Series

Sets up an intriguing battle with women’s series leader Kate McIIroy Having leading Kiwi triathlete Andrea Hewitt on the start line for Saturday’s third round of the Calder Stewart Cycling series, the Kiwi Style Bike Tours Timaru Classic, adds an exciting different dynamic to the racing according to the women’s series leader, Kate McIIroy, who left the international triathlon circuit last year to focus on cycling.

Zenovich, Lucas and Rowlands impressive winners while Hewitt performed well in third round of Calder Stewart Cycling Series

Matt Zenovich, Sharlotte Lucas and Dave Rowlands were impressive winners while leading Kiwi triathlete Andrea Hewitt proved she could foot it with New Zealand’s leading domestic based women riders in the third round of the Calder Stewart Cycling series, the Kiwi Style Bike Tours Timaru Classic held at Pleasant Point today.

Evans looms as favourite while McIIroy eyes leaders’ jersey in fourth round of Calder Stewart Cycling Series

Dunedin cyclist Brad Evans looms as the elite men’s favourite while Kate McIIroy has the women’s leaders’ jersey in her sights as the Calder Stewart Cycling Series swings back into action with the fourth round in Nelson on Saturday after a winter break.

MEDIA advisory Fourth round of Calder Stewart Cycling Series cancelled due to weather

Fourth round of Calder Stewart Cycling Series cancelled due to weather Nelson Bays Motor Group Nelson Classic will still run but no series points are available Due to snow falling on the Main Divide with more widespread rain and snow in the forecast, organisers have made the tough call early this morning to cancel the fourth round of Calder Stewart Cycling Series.

Team efforts secure results at Nelson Bays Motor Group Nelson Classic

Weather means race shortened and no Calder Stewart Cycling Series points available Strong team efforts saw Connor Brown win the men’s race and David Rowlands dominate the master’s race while Sharlotte Lucas was an impressive women’s winner in today’s Nelson Bays Motor Group Nelson cycle Classic.

Lucas eyes pro contract and West Coast win at home in fifth round of Calder Stewart Cycling Series

With her eyes on securing a pro contract West Coast cyclist Sharlotte Lucas is hoping a home advantage will result in a win while Wanaka’s Mikayla Harvey hopes to hold off former pro triathlete Kate McIIroy in a battle for the women’s leader’s jersey when round five of the Calder Stewart Cycling Series hits Hokitika on Saturday.

Lucas patience pays off to win on home soil in fifth round of Calder Stewart Cycling Series

West Coast cyclist Sharlotte Lucas’s patience payed off as she won the fifth round of the women’s race in Calder Stewart Cycling Series, the CYB Construction Hokitika Classic held today on the South Island’s West Coast.

Leader’s jerseys still up for grabs in final round of Calder Stewart Cycling Series

Elite field is the strongest the series has seen this year, full of riders preparing for the Tour of Southland. Leader’s jerseys are still up for grabs across the three race categories as the Calder Stewart Cycling Series heads into the final round on Sunday the Cycle Surgery Hell of the South that features notorious race defining gravel sections.

Vink and Lucas win day while Marryatt and Harvey claim Calder Stewart Cycling Series

First time Under 23 rider also wins elite title Michael Vink won the elite men’s race while Jake Marryatt and Mikayla Harvey won the men’s and women’s overall Calder Stewart Cycling Series elite titles after a brutal day of racing in the final round of the series, the Cycle Surgery Hell of the South near Christchurch today.

2016

Vink keen to test legs in Calder Stewart Cycling series opener

Christchurch cyclist Michael Vink is keen to use Sunday’s opening round of the Calder Stewart Cycling Series as a tester of his form before he heads to Europe to race.

Hubbard wins Calder Stewart Cycling series opener

Tom Hubbard backed up a sixth place finish in a strong field in the UCI 1.2 REV Classic race yesterday in Cambridge to win the opening round of the elite race of the Calder Stewart Cycling Series in Oxford near Christchurch today.

Hubbard hopes for speedy recovery to defend Calder Stewart Cycling series lead

Calder Stewart Cycling Series elite leader Tom Hubbard has his fingers crossed for a speedy recovery after falling ill so he can defend his lead in Saturday’s second round of the series, the Moore Stephens Markhams Timaru Classic.

Horgan, Stott and Blakemore win Calder Stewart Cycling series second round

Sam Horgan out kicked his breakaway companions to win the second round of the elite race of the Calder Stewart Cycling Series, the Moore Stephens Markhams Classic, in Pleasant Point near Timaru today.

Round three of Calder Stewart Cycling series features tight points tables

Horgan solos to impressive win in round three of Calder Stewart Cycling series

Sam Horgan soloed to an impressive elite win today in round three of the Calder Stewart Cycling Series, the CYB Construction Hokitika Classic, on the South Island’s West Coast, to also claim the elite series lead.

Horgan favourite for round four of Calder Stewart Cycling series

After a winter that included racing in Canada and the United States Sam Horgan is the favourite to build on his elite series lead in round four of the Calder Stewart Cycling Series, the Kings Electrical Ashburton Classic, being held on Saturday.

Jones wins biggest cycle race of young career

Evans is Calder Stewart Cycling series fifth round favourite

Evans backs up favourite tag with Calder Stewart round five win

Evans backs up favourite tag with Calder Stewart round five win 12 September 2015 Dunedin’s Brad Evans backed up his favourites tag with a win in today’s fifth elite round of the Calder Stewart Cycling Series, the Kiwi Style Bike Trails Nelson Classic.

Calder Stewart Cycling Series titles still up for grabs

Calder Stewart Cycling Series titles still up for grabs setting up exciting final round of racing

McPherson wins final Calder Stewart Cycling elite series round

McPherson wins final Calder Stewart Cycling elite series round while Horgan wins overall title

Calder Stewart Cycling series kicks off on tough course

This year’s Calder Stewart Cycling Series kicks off on Sunday with the toughest course riders will face with a number of cyclists across the elite, masters and women’s fields all capable of adding their names to a prestigious list of previous winners.

Round 2 Press release

Calder Stewart Cycling Series set for Timaru shake up

Robertson wins Calder Stewart Cycling Series race in impressive fashion

After more than 130 kilometres at the front of the Kiwi Style Bike Tours Timaru Classic, Ben Robertson of Christchurch had enough in the legs to storm home to claim round two of the elite race of the Calder Stewart Cycling Series in Pleasant Point near Timaru On Saturday.

Skoda Racing Team adds spice to Calder Stewart Cycling Series

Team Skoda Racing’s first appearance in this year’s Calder Stewart Cycling Series adds spice to a strong field in the elite men’s race for round three, the Nelson Classic, on Saturday.

Winning return to New Zealand as Frame wins Calder Stewart Cycling Series Nelson round

Alex Frame made a winning return to New Zealand racing after missing selection for the Rio Olympics, winning today’s elite race in the third round of the Calder Stewart Cycling Series, the Nelson Classic.

Rush poised to retake lead as Calder Stewart Cycling Series hits Dunedin for the first time

North Otago cyclist Tim Rush is poised to claim back the elite men’s lead in the fourth round of the Calder Stewart Cycling Series, the Armstrong Prestige Dunedin Classic, as the series is hosted in Dunedin for the first time on Saturday.

Bull has best climbing legs to win fourth round of the Calder Stewart Cycling Series in Dunedin

Adam Bull had the best climbing legs to win the elite men’s race in the fourth round of the Calder Stewart Cycling Series, the Armstrong Prestige Dunedin Classic, riding away on the final climb to win in three hours and fifty three minutes.

Rush wants to build on lead while battle looms in women’s race in fifth round of Calder Stewart Cycling Series

North Otago cyclist Tim Rush wants to build on his elite men’s lead while a real battle looms in the women’s race for individual honours in the fifth round of the Calder Stewart Cycling Series, the Small Business Accounting Methven Grand Prix, being held in the Methven District for the first time on Saturday.

Rush stamps authority on elite men’s field while Lucas claims women’s series lead in fifth round of Calder Stewart Cycling Series

Tim Rush won the 93 kilometre elite men’s race in the fifth round of the Calder Stewart Cycling Series, the Small Business Accounting Methven Grand Prix, to add to his overall series lead while Sharlotte Lucas won the women’s race to claim the lead in the series with one race remaining.